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Curated research library of TV news clips regarding the NSA, its oversight and privacy issues, 2009-2014

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Primary curation & research: Robin Chin, Internet Archive TV News Researcher; using TV News Archive service.

Speakers

Bob Corker
Senator, R-TN, ranking member of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
FOXNEWSW 08/25/2013
Wallace: Senate Foreign Relations, as you sit here today, do you feel that you actually know what the government is and isn't doing in surveilling Americans? Corker: No.. I mean, i think -- i don't think there is many people -- there are many people that work harder than i do. I'm not on the Intelligence Committee and obviously, they are privy to information that I am not. But, absolutely not. And that's why I wrote a letter this week to the President, asked that the head of this organization
Bob Corker
Senator, R-TN, ranking member of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
FOXNEWSW 08/25/2013
Corker continued: come in and brief folks from top to bottom to explain every program that's underway, understand so we can understand its intent and to understand how appropriate oversight is taking place.
Bob Corker
Senator, R-TN, ranking member of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
FOXNEWSW 08/25/2013
You just mentioned that are leaked out, the American people want to know that those of us who are elected, Elliott and I, understand fully what's happening here. I don't think we do. I would imagine there are even members of the intelligence committee themselves that don't fully understand the gamut of things that are taking place. It's our responsibility to know those things. To ensure they’re in balance. I hope as soon as we get back, there will be a full briefing from top to bottom so that can happen.
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